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“Beth, praying for you and your family during this difficult time. In peace, Cherie Richardson ”
1 of 13 | Posted by: A friend

“So sorry for the loss of your mom. She will be greatly missed. The Martin family ”
2 of 13 | Posted by: Sharon Martin - SOUTH BEND, IN

“I'm so sorry Rene. My thoughts and prayers sent to you and your family ”
3 of 13 | Posted by: Jerriann Picton - South Bend, IN

“I'm so sorry for your loss Rene, and my condolences and prayer to and for your family. ”
4 of 13 | Posted by: Jerriann Picton - South Bend, IN

“R.i P. JoAnn ”
5 of 13 | Posted by: Elizabeth Quigg - ROLLING MEADOWS, IL

“Beth and Renee, I am so sorry to read the sad news of your Mother's passing.xoxo Beth Quigg ”
6 of 13 | Posted by: Beth Quigg - ROLLING MEADOWS, IL

“I will always remember how JoAnn and Larry would go at it. He always had jokes and she was always full of smiles and laughter. We've shared so many...Read More »
7 of 13 | Posted by: De-Anthony King - Chicago, IL

“JOANN AND I WORKED TOGETHER MANY YEARS AT NYLONCRAFT. AT TIMES SHE RODE BACK AND FORTH WITH ME AND WE HAD LOTS OF INTERESTING CONVERSATIONS THEN...Read More »
8 of 13 | Posted by: BERNECE POMEROY - SOUTH BEND, IN

“Heartfelt condolences Beth and Renee, and to your family. I know your mom will be missed dearly. ”
9 of 13 | Posted by: Jill Rothwell - Grand Rapids, MI

“Kevin - my condolences to you and your family on the loss of your mother. ”
10 of 13 | Posted by: Ed Sommers - Peoria, AZ

“Beth, my prayers are with you and your family during this difficult time. A loss is very hard but your remembrance of her will bring you peace with...Read More »
11 of 13 | Posted by: A friend

“Rest in heaven, our angel. Love you. Renee and Isaiah ”
12 of 13 | Posted by: Renee McKim - Indianapolis, IN

“Our mom lost her life today but sadly Alzheimer took her over a year ago. She loved and is loved and is now pain free and at peace. ”
13 of 13 | Posted by: BETH mckim - SOUTH BEND, MI


JoAnn McKim, 79, of South Bend, passed away on Tuesday January 3, 2017 at Healthwin Specialized Care Facility. She was born on December 13, 1937, in Marchall County, Bourbon, IN, to the late Grant William and Mary E. (Rohrer) Pershing. On January 11, 1958, as JoAnn Pershing, she married Robert P. "Scottie" McKim in St. John the Baptist Catholic Church. He preceded her in death on May 26, 2010, she was also preceded in death by a brother, William Pershing. JoAnn is survived by her four children, Andrew, Kevin (Ruth), Beth and Renee McKim; four grandchildren, Cassidy, Grant, Ian and Isaiah McKim; and by a brother, Mitchell and sister-in-law, Jackie Pershing of Granger. JoAnn's family came first in life, she especially enjoyed spending time with her grandchildren. Funeral services for JoAnn will be held at 11:30 a.m. Thursday January 5, 2017 at the Kaniewski Funeral Home, 3545 N. Bendix Dr., where friends may visit for one hour and a half prior to the service. Burial will follow in Riverview Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to the Alzheimer's Association, 50 E 91st St Suite 100, Indianapolis, IN 46209-4830. To send online condolences, please visit www.kaniewski.com.